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Emerging technologies for sustainable land use and water management

Inter-Regional Conference "Environment-Water" (2nd 1999 Lausanne, Switzerland)

Emerging technologies for sustainable land use and water management

2nd Inter-Regional Conference on Environment-Water, September 1-3, 1999 Lausanne, Switzerland : proceedings

by Inter-Regional Conference "Environment-Water" (2nd 1999 Lausanne, Switzerland)

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Published by Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes in Lausanne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental management -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Water resources development -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Papers in English and French.

    Statementedited by André Musy, Luis Santos Pereira, Matin Fritsch.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsFritsch, Martin., Musy, André., Pereira, Luis Santos .
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC527 .I68 1999
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 computer optical disc
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22163091M
    ISBN 102880744385

    California Water, 3rd edition is a thoroughly updated edition of this concise guide to historical, legal and policy issues affecting water use in California. Covering new and emerging topics, including the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, climate change and conservation, and features new maps of California’s major water supply systems. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource: Contents: Preface; About the Editors; Contributing Authors; Chapter 1: Green Technologies for Sustainable Water Management: Introduction and Overview; Introduction; Fundamentals; Concepts and Need Analysis of Sustainable Water Management; Concepts and Need Analysis of Green Technologies.

    Achieving sustainable water management requires a multidisciplinary and holistic approach in which technical, environmental, economic, landscape aesthetic, societal and cultural issues are addressed. Further research is required to guide the development of appropriate sustainable water management measures, strategies and policies.   Proposal 1: Focusing land and water resource policies on human wellbeing. Broaden policy focus to health and nutrition linkages. Water in agriculture has deep implications for food safety, peoples’ health and hygiene, and if not managed well triggers large health water irrigation has the potential to boost food production in many rural and peri-urban areas, but also carries risks.

    In water resources management, sensor networks can be designed such that each station incorporates many different types of sensors, which is important for assessing catchment-scale water balan20,61 or in the sustainable use of water resources in agriculture. 60,, Multisensor networks can reduce hydrological uncertainty in at least. Investigating 75 emerging technologies, the study identifies an arsenal of highly promising innovations with the potential to collectively transform the food system, and it outlines what is needed to make them succeed. The innovations span the entire food value chain from production and processing to consumption and waste management.


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Emerging technologies for sustainable land use and water management by Inter-Regional Conference "Environment-Water" (2nd 1999 Lausanne, Switzerland) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Development of advanced technologies is a critical component in overcoming the looming water crisis. Stressing emerging technologies and strategies that facilitate water sustainability for future generations, the second volume in the two-volume set Sustainable Water Management and Technologies provides current and forthcoming technologies research, development, and applications to help ensure availability of water for all.

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2nd Inter-Regional Conference on Environment-Water, Lausanne, Switzerland, SeptemberCited by: 2. Emerging technologies present significant challenges to investigators, decision-makers, industry professionals, and different groups of stakeholder are required to signify the quantitative risk.

Green Technologies for Sustainable Water Management describes science-based principles and technological advances behind green technologies that can be effective solutions to pressing environmental problems.

Today’s challenge for sustainable water management is to develop environmentally friendly, economically viable, and energy-efficient processes for treating and preserving the world’s limited water resources.

In this working paper, Installment 4 of Creating a Sustainable Food Future, we examine the role of four improved land and water management practices and the effect they could have on smallholder crop yields and livelihoods in Sub-Saharan then provide a series of recommendations for how to scale up these practices.

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A land and water management approach comprises the ways and means that are used to realize and support a land and water management Technology in achieving more sustainable soil and water use. Elements of a soil and water management Approach. According to the report on sustainable land management (SLM) by the UNCCD Science-Policy Interface (SPI), water management can help to increase the soil’s capacity to receive, retain, release and transmit water, and can reduce soil erosion.

Improving water quality and use efficiency can be seen as both a climate change adaptation and a. Small-scale farmers in arid African countries are learning new techniques to help them adapt to climate change. Stone Lines and Fanya Juu are two sustainable land management technologies that have a proven track record in Africa.

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Emerging Membrane Technology for Sustainable Water Treatment provides the latest information on the impending crisis posed by water stress and poor sanitation, a timely issue that is one of the greatest human challenges of the 21st century.

The book also discusses the use of membrane technology, a serious contender that can be used to confront the crisis on a global scale, along with its. Technology Challenges and tools for the implementation of the water- related sustainable development goals and targets Elisa Tonda (UNEP) with the collaboration of Christian Susan (UNIDO).

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The depletion of land resources is one of the greatest challenges for mankind in this millennium. Shrinking land resources, weather aberrations, deterioration of land quality, and the globalization and liberalization of market economies have become intertwined to influence the sustainable management of land resources and land use by: 5.

To ensure food security and sustainable water management for agriculture, there is an urgent need to produce more crop per drop of water used in the agricultural sector and hence ensure that water use efficiency is increased without negative impacts on downstream water quantity and quality.